Air Pollution: Air Quality arid Permitting of New Coal-Burning, Electricity-Generating Units in Central Texas

Stephenson, John
August 2009
GAO Reports;8/4/2009, p1
Government Document
The article focuses on a report on air pollution by coal-burning in Texas, prepared by the U.S. Government Accountability Office. Information on the current situation of permitting coal-burning, electricity-generating units in Central Texas is provided. According to the report, mortality rates from respiratory illnesses are slightly higher in Central Texas though the region meets national air quality standards.


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